MSF Need Cleaner In Nairobi

MSF is a humanitarian medical organization that provides emergency medical aid to populations in need. We are currently seeking a Cleaner for our Nairobi Coordination Office.

Position: Cleaner – Office Work at MSF
Work Location: Nairobi
Duration: 12 Months (with a 3-month probation period, renewable based on performance)
Start Date: June 2023
Application Deadline: May 26th, 2023
Reporting to: Personnel Administration Manager

Main Purpose: The main purpose of this role is to execute housekeeping, cleaning, and tidying up activities according to hygienic standards, ensuring that both public and staff private areas are in good condition.


  1. Clean bedrooms, bathrooms, toilets, and other rooms in MSF houses.
  2. Perform laundry and iron clothes, as well as other housekeeping activities.
  3. Support the cook by washing up and cleaning the kitchen, among other tasks.
  4. Sweep and mop the floors.
  5. Restock supplies such as toilet paper and soap as required.
  6. Prepare hot water for tea/coffee and refill drinking water upon arrival.
  7. Ensure that toilets are well stocked with paper, soap, and condoms.
  8. Check the water supply (kitchen, showers, etc.) during water cuts.
  9. Perform daily rotational cleaning duties, including dusting and steaming.
  10. Water indoor plants.
  11. Maintain the security of the apartment by only allowing authorized persons.
  12. Perform monthly cleaning of apartment curtains, blankets, and seat covers.
  13. Replenish guestroom facilities before the arrival of guests, including towels and bedding.
  14. Report any damages or repairs needed in the apartments to the line manager.
  15. Supervise children when applicable, such as light meal preparation and reporting injuries to the guardian.
  16. Ensure premises are properly locked (doors, windows).

Requirements: Education:

  • Desirable Certificate in Housekeeping.


  • At least 2 years of experience as a Cleaner.
  • MSF experience is an asset.


  • Proficient in English and Swahili.


  • Commitment, flexibility, stress management, results-oriented, teamwork, and service.

If you meet the above requirements, please submit your application by May 26th, 2023.

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We apologize for the high volume of applications we receive; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. (MSF is an equal employer and does not charge any application/recruitment or training fee.)

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